Quality. Integrity. Value.

Excellence in General Contracting & Construction Management in South-Eastern Michigan.

Construction Specialists

Specialists in the South-Eastern Michigan Light Industrial, Commercial, and Retail markets. Schafer Construction has been providing general contracting and construction management services to valued clientele since 1997.

Build What Matters

Our commitment to providing value coupled with our integrated project delivery approach guarantees that first time clients of Schafer Construction become clients and friends for life.

Fully Integrated Experience

With over 50 years of combined industry experience, we excel in guiding our clients from the earliest, most conceptual stages of project planning all the way through a finished product that we are all proud to show off.

Looking for A Great Builder?

Contact us today to see how our unique and highly collaborative approach can bring your development dreams to an on-time and on-budget reality.

Breaking the mold to turn Your Vision into a Reality.

We take an all-encompassing look at every aspect of every project to ensure a seamless, fully integrated experience.

Our Expertise

With over 50 years of combined industry experience, we excel in guiding our clients from the earliest, most conceptual stages of project planning all the way through a finished product that we are all proud to show off.

Integrated Project Delivery / Design-Build

Let us guide you through the entire development process. By controlling the design process and integrating key sub-contractors early on, we can provide you with the building you need at the most affordable budget and in the shortest timeframe possible.

General Contracting & Construction Management

We are happy to engage in a competitively bid arrangement as either your General Contractor or Construction Manager and we would be pleased to discuss the pros and cons of each method of contract at any time.

Real Estate Development & Acquisition Assistance
Specializing in leading our clients through the acquisition and development of real estate, we can provide turn-key services from site selection, due diligence, design, and construction.

Meet Our Team

We are a team of individuals dedicated to our culture, clients, and community.

Stan Schafer

Stan Schafer

President and Owner
Stan founded Schafer Construction in 1998 and has acted as President and Owner of the company from the very beginning while simultaneously controlling all day-to-day construction operations. Stan began his career out of college designing and constructing buildings for the agricultural industry. Transitioning then to a Project Management role for over ten years at a local Design-Build firm, he forged a name for himself throughout the southeastern Michigan construction markets. Stan’s current focus is on maintaining longstanding client relationships, while managing the construction operations side of the business and ensuring successful projects for our clientele. Stan holds a degree from Michigan State University.
Matt Vetter - Vice President

Matt Vetter

Vice President
Matt brings twenty years of varied experience in the construction industry to Schafer Construction. Establishing a construction consulting firm while working through college, he provided owner representation to clients all across the United States. Assuming the role of Director of Pre-Construction Services at a mid-sized local construction firm, Matt learned from prominent industry leaders while honing his style of leadership and client-centered emphasis. As Vice President of Schafer Construction, Matt focuses on building and sustaining key industry relationships while developing early project metrics and leading teams through the municipal entitlement process. Matt holds a degree from the University of Michigan-Dearborn.

Mary Battle

Accounts Manager
Mary Battle has been the accounts manager for Schafer Construction since 2005. Beginning her career at Comerica Bank with responsibilities ranging from accounts receivable to branch management, she has also devoted time to running numerous successful fundraising efforts for charities in the local area. As the accounts manager at Schafer Construction, Mary manages the daily financial operations of the company and ensures that the inner workings of the office run smoothly and efficiently.